Director's Desk

Director's DeskWelcome to a new Academic Year and best wishes for the fall 2014 semester to all new and returning faculty, staff, residents, and students!

As usual Himmelfarb librarians and staff have been preparing for the upcoming year. Take a look at our list of Research Guides designed to help you select the best resources for your education, research and patient care. Use our resources on the go.


New England Journal of Medicine

New England Journal of MedicineHave you seen the new features that come with Himmelfarb Library’s subscription to New England Journal of Medicine? There’s much more than just the fulltext articles (available online back to 1945!):


Healthy Living @ Himmelfarb - Fall

Meet Steve Brown, Serials LibrarianSpending all your time and energy at work? Worried that your students are doing the same thing? Plan to join us at one of the upcoming Healthy Living @ Himmelfarb events and add some balance to your life.

This fall Himmelfarb Library will be hosting and sponsoring a variety of sessions targeting good nutrition, stress reduction and exercise.


National Library of Medicine's Travelling Exhibit

Himmelfarb Library hosted the National Library of Medicine’s traveling exhibit, Every Necessary Care & Attention, George Washington & Medicine, from June 16th to July 26th, 2014. The exhibit focused on medical care of Washington’s family, his troops, and the slaves who lived at Mount Vernon.


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